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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fifth-grader qualifies for international competition

After winning second place in a statewide competition, Nikhil Chand, a fifth-grader at Woodland School in Portola Valley,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by Jenny Redo, on Jun 6, 2017 at 2:18 pm | 2 comments | 1389 Views

MENLO PARK

santa Cruz Av Speedway

Anyone else notice how traffic speeds seem to be increasing along Santa Cruz making it more dangerous for peds, bikes and...

Original post made by whatever on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by MPer, on Jun 6, 2017 at 1:08 pm | 3 comments | 433 Views

ATHERTON

Coroner identifies man who died after being hit by train in Atherton Monday

The San Mateo County Coroner's office has identified Kirtee Kapoor, 46, of Menlo Park as the man who died after being struck...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
There are no comments yet. 10376 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Driver and motorcyclist identified in DUI-related collision on I-280

The woman arrested on charges of drunken driving after a Sunday morning (May 14) collision with a motorcyclist on northbound...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by Dave Boyce, on Jun 6, 2017 at 9:36 am | 3 comments | 3823 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Woodside: Old La Honda Road to close to through traffic for months

The California Water Service company will be installing two water tanks in the vicinity of Orchard Hill Road in Woodside....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2017
Last comment by Dave Boyce, on Jun 6, 2017 at 9:00 am | 3 comments | 3225 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Deputy DA again facing state bar sanctions over alleged dishonesty

Melissa McKowan, a San Mateo County deputy district attorney and the subject of a March 2013 sanction by the state bar over...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by Holly L., on Jun 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm | 7 comments | 3868 Views

ATHERTON

Another citizen settled with San Mateo for false arrest and police officer falsifying police report

I posted the link to Steve White's case in one of the threads about Jon Buckheit's case, but I think it deserves own thread. I...

Original post made by Lurker on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by Ree Chard, on Jun 5, 2017 at 10:28 am | 12 comments | 6762 Views

AROUND TOWN

Review: West Bay Opera's 'Salome' a daring success

West Bay Opera is ending its 61st season with guns blazing -- both literally and figuratively -- aiming, with great success,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by E.S., on Jun 3, 2017 at 4:44 pm | 1 comment | 2318 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton's Judy Sleeth receives Lifetime of Achievement Award

As a teacher, a docent and the founder of the nonprofit Art in Action, Judy Sleeth has inspired a love of art in thousands...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by phillemansky, on Jun 3, 2017 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 2094 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park approves 'Safe City' ordinance

For what was at least the third time, a group of adults and kids sat in on the Menlo Park Council meeting, many of them supporters...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by POC, on Jun 3, 2017 at 1:07 pm | 26 comments | 1563 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside attorney Theodore Zayner named Superior Court judge

Woodside resident and trial attorney Theodore C. Zayner has been appointed as a judge on the Superior Court of Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by Miriam Palm, on Jun 3, 2017 at 2:25 am | 3 comments | 6538 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park wild chase: Accused Facebook bus robber found not competent to stand trial

A man accused of stealing an iPad from a Facebook bus in Menlo Park and leading police on a wild car chase across the Dumbarton...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 3, 2017 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 1818 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park man arrested in police sting operation involving marijuana sales

A Menlo Park man was arrested May 23 after undercover police officers conducted a sting operation involving marijuana sales...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by really?, on Jun 2, 2017 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 3562 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside slows speed limit on Manzanita

A lower speed limit is coming to Manzanita Way, a two-lane byway that connects Sand Hill Road to Mountain Home Road in Woodside....

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by living on mtn home road, on Jun 1, 2017 at 11:58 pm | 1 comment | 1537 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Protecting our community in the era of Trump

Last week the Menlo Park City Council gave preliminary approval to two ordinances that might be seen as "Resist Trump" measures....

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mrs. B, on Jun 1, 2017 at 7:08 pm | 7 comments | 2335 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park pastor arrested on suspicion of six felony sex assault charges

A man who is the pastor of a church in Menlo Park has been arrested by the Menlo Park Police Department on suspicion of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
There are no comments yet. 500 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students learn about energy, environment, chocolate

What can you learn about coal mining from a chocolate chip cookie? Does dark chocolate or milk chocolate have a bigger environmental...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by yeah.... uh, no, on Jun 1, 2017 at 3:46 pm | 2 comments | 1319 Views

MENLO PARK

ClimateGate ---

The following message from respected scientists should be noted here in our local paper. It is time to reassess climate change...

Original post made by old timer on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by The Skeptics were SOOOO wrong back in 2009, on Jun 1, 2017 at 1:31 pm | 116 comments | 8623 Views

AROUND TOWN

Student enrollment at Woodside High not growing as predicted

A 2013 study anticipated enrollment growth of 19 percent at Woodside High School by 2020, with the first signs expected in...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by TJ, on Jun 1, 2017 at 1:09 pm | 42 comments | 5058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Superintendent's actions roil school district

For a superintendent who is reputed to be fond of applying the latest business techniques to improve the performance of local...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by former Ghysels colleague, on Jun 1, 2017 at 9:24 am | 58 comments | 630597 Views
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